Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides O. Hoffm.

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Status: Native
Description:
Type location:
Kenya
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: gomphrenoides: resembling Gomphrena, a genus in Amaranthaceae.
Habitat: On alluvial sands in mopane scrub.
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C
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Literature:

Wild, H. (1980). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) Pages 107 - 108.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
JSTOR Plant Science: Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Sphaeranthus gomphrenoides.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=227450, retrieved 3 June 2020

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